Posthumanism and the graphic novel in Latin America

  • 252 Pages
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Graphic novels, Science fiction comic books, strips, History and crit
StatementEdward King and Joanna Page
ContributionsPage, Joanna, 1974- author
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPN6790.L29 K56 2017
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 252 pages
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26949120M
ISBN 101911576453, 1911576461
ISBN 139781911576457, 9781911576464
OCLC/WorldCa989702666

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Inventive artwork and sophisticated scripts have combined to satisfy the demand of a growing readership, both at home and abroad. Posthumanism and the Graphic Novel in Latin Amer. Driving by their shared interests in Latin American cultures and comic books, Page and King have co-authored Posthumanism and the Graphic Novel in Latin America.

This manuscript uses Latin American graphic novels to explore how people from this region are using this art form to explore their culture and the pressing issues of their lives. This book explores the connections between comics and Gothic from four different angles: historical, formal, cultural and textual.

It identifies structures, styles and themes drawn from literary gothic traditions and discusses their presence in British and American comics today, with particular attention to the DC Vertigo imprint.

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The authors place particular emphasis on the ways humans are bound to their non-human. “To admit an absence of causality for the unbrotherly state leads not to peace and brotherhood but merely to playing at peace, to a comedy of reconciliation which creates pseudo-peace, a false peace which is worse than open hostility because the latter poses a question whereas the former prolongs enmity by concealing it.”.

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Posthumanism or post-humanism (meaning "after humanism" or "beyond humanism") is a term with at least seven definitions according to philosopher Francesca Ferrando. Antihumanism: any theory that is critical of traditional humanism and traditional ideas about humanity and the human condition.; Cultural posthumanism: a branch of cultural theory critical of the foundational.

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It alsoAuthor: Stephen C. Tobin. Posthumanism and the Graphic Novel in Latin America Latin America is experiencing a boom in graphic novels that are highly innovative in their conceptual.

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Posthumanism and the Graphic Novel in Latin America, which is the first book-length study of the topic, argues that the graphic novel is emerging in Latin America as a uniquely powerful force to explore the nature of twenty-first century : Joanna Page and Edward King. Technology, Posthumanism and the Graphic Novel in Latin America will be the first book-length study of the graphic novel form in the region.

Latin America is currently experiencing a boom in graphic novels that are very sophisticated, both in the concepts they are exploring and in the way they are reworking the genre.The following are just some of the books in the AAEL collection that take an academic approach to the study of comics.

For more, search the library catalog for the subjects Comic books, strips, etc. -- History and criticism. and Graphic novels -- History and : Dave Carter.Posthumanism—understood as a symbiotic relationship between humans and technology—is quickly and surely becoming an inextricable part of daily life.

In an era where technology can be worn as an extension of—and an enhancement to—our bodies, traditional science fiction tropes such as robots and cyborgs resurface and reformulate questions on critical aspects of human Author: Grace A Martin.